5148 S Kansas
Wichita, KS 67216
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
White Elementary School serves 429 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
White Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 429 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

School Overview

White Elementary School's student population of 429 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
429 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

White Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of White Elementary School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#1042 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
20%
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Black
19%
7%
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White
47%
63%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are White Elementary School often compared to?

White Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Oaklawn Elementary School, Paul B Cooper Elementary School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

18% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% KS state average), while 24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% KS state average).

How many students attend White Elementary School?

429 students attend White Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

47% of White Elementary School students are White, 21% of students are Hispanic, 19% of students are Black, 8% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of White Elementary School?

White Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does White Elementary School offer ?

White Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

What school district is White Elementary School part of?

White Elementary School is part of Wichita School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 429 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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